archielectus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

archi- (arch-) +‎ ēlēctus (elect)

NounEdit

archiēlēctus m (genitive archiēlēctī); second declension

  1. (Medieval Latin) archbishop-elect (i.e. before formal consecration)
    • a. 1268, Thomas of Split, Historia Salonitanorum atque Spalatinorum Pontificum [History of the Bishops of Salona and Split], published 2006, page 350:
      Et dominus Hugrinus archielectus cum magna familia equitum et clientum veniens archiepiscopale domicilium habitaturus intravit.
      And lord Ugrinus the archbishop-elect arrived with a large household of riders and clients and installed himself in the archbishop's residence.

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative archiēlēctus archiēlēctī
Genitive archiēlēctī archiēlēctōrum
Dative archiēlēctō archiēlēctīs
Accusative archiēlēctum archiēlēctōs
Ablative archiēlēctō archiēlēctīs
Vocative archiēlēcte archiēlēctī

ReferencesEdit

  • archielectus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • archielectus in Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften (1967– ) Mittellateinisches Wörterbuch, Munich: C.H. Beck
  • Niermeyer, Jan Frederik (1976) , “archielectus”, in Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus, Leiden, Boston: Brill